Senior FPGA/Signal Processing

Senior FPGA/Signal Processing

Job Title: Senior FPGA/Signal Processing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worcestershire, England
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893524_1501590581
Contact Name: Marc Temple
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Job Published: August 01, 2017 13:29

Job Description

Senior FPGA/Signal Processing Engineer
Your experience as a Senior FPGA Engineer would add immediate value to my client who employ over 6,000 dedicated people providing technological and scientific expertise that helps our customers protect, improve and advance their vital interests.
They provide unique solutions that combine their depth of knowledge and experience with a collaborative and enterprising approach. They work across every aspect of the life cycle of critical equipment and infrastructure, providing services and products that address their customers' most pressing challenges.
Role and Responsibilities
-Lead/contribute to all stages in the specification, design, development, integration, test and certification, fielding and support of navigation and cryptographic devices, following a rigorous engineering lifecycle.
-Specify and develop FPGA/ASIC solutions.
-Plans/structures work effectively, including breaking down problems into manageable work packages.
-Produces written documentation (including presentation material) of technical work in accordance with Project requirements.
Key Skills
-Good degree (i.e. 2.1 or better) in electronics, electrical engineering or similar, e.g. >3 years directly applicable experience. Higher degree related to signal processing preferred.
-Proven knowledge and experience of specification, design and implementation of complex firmware solutions in all applicable technologies.
-Proven experience of design and implementation of high-speed of digital processing solutions and systems in FPGA including system-on-chip, embedded processors, high speed interfaces (e.g. Ethernet) etc.
-Proven ability to architect, design and implement firmware solutions.
-Proven ability to write and debug VHDL.
-Proven ability to prepare and implement test and verification for FPGA/ASIC including defining test plans, test benches, automated testing.
-Experience using FPGA design tools including ModelSim, Synplify, ISE (including Chipscope).
-Experienced in CPLD and FPGA development (e.g. VHDL, Xilinx, Spartan, Virtex and Coolrunner-II) including detailed design, implementation, test, verification.
-Knowledge of TEMPEST and EMC, including an understanding of the EMC/TEMPEST test and certificate procedures.
-Experienced in embedded software development (C, C++, assembler).
-Position - Senior FPGA Engineer (Perm)
-Location - Worcestershire
-Salary - £50000 - £60000
Key Words - FPGA, VHDL, Signal Processing, ASIC, Embedded, High Speed, Digital, Tempest, C, C++
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

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This is a Permanent position

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